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New Way To Play: Johnny Wright and friends embark on a glamping getaway

Johnny Wright is always looking for a good time, great food and new way to play.
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Black Glam: Celebrity makeup artist Valente Frazier on being bold and beautifying Tyra Banks

Sometimes, great artists inspire a new legion of creatives and that's exactly what happened for the subject of the latest installment of Black Glam....
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Black Glam: Unique Dandridge dishes on helping women embrace their natural hair

The latest installment of Black Glam features our style correspondent Johnny Wright as he sits down with celebrity stylist and natural hair guru, Unique...

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During the latest episode of Jada Pinkett Smith‘s Red Table Talk, which dealt with candid conversations about race, her mother talked about how she felt when her daughter once dated a white man named John.“It’s really difficult for me...
Season 11 of The Real Housewives of Atlanta has already aired two episodes and we have yet to see Shamari DeVoe make her big debut.Fortunately for fans of the hit reality series who are craving some new energy, the...


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Black Twitter honors veterans

Sunday marked a celebration of service men and women on Veterans Day, the day those...

KFC is serving chicken and waffles and social media has some thoughts

KFC has finally done it. The brand is going all in on chicken and waffles. For...

Spike Lee partnering with Roger Guenver Smith for ‘Frederick Douglass Now’ movie

President Donald Trump’s much-derided statement that abolitionist Frederick Douglass “is being recognized more and more” is actually proving...

Good News Report | November 9th: Black Joy Experience

Jonathan Lykes and OnRae LaTeal have teamed up with the Black Youth Project 100 to...
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EXCLUSIVE: Celebrity barber Marcus Harvey on LeBron James’ HBO series ‘The Shop’

LeBron James and Maverick Carter’s digital media company, Uninterrupted, partnered with HBO over the summer...


Serena Williams on December cover of GQ thegrio.comvideo

Serena Williams named GQ’s Woman of the Year but fans blast mag cover for using offensive quotation marks

 What should have been a joyous celebration of elite female athleticism and badassery, is instead...
Colin Kaepernick thegrio.comvideo

San Francisco 49ers cheerleader kneels during anthem for second time

 This season, the NFL player protests of police brutality and racial injustice during the national...
Gabrielle Union family

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade missing games and baths as they adjust to newborn daughter

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade shocked the internet last week by announcing on social media that...
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Pro Football Hall-of-Famer files discrimination lawsuit against Detroit Pizza Restaurant

Lem Barney, who spent 10 Hall of Fame seasons with the Detroit Lions and is...

Halle Berry responds to L.A. Rams quarterback using her name during a play call

 NFL quarterbacks have some creative ways of calling and changing plays at the line of...


Diversity in tech thegrio.com

OPINION: It’s time for leaders of America’s top tech companies to make diversity a priority and not just a promise

It’s time for the leaders of America’s top tech companies to take the necessary measures to fix their diversity disaster once and for all.
Lisa Gelobter theegrio.com

Tech Spotlight: Lisa Gelobter is helping employees and employers navigate the complexities of work place harassment

Lisa Gelobter's teQuitablenuses technology to make companies more equitable addressing issues of bias, discrimination, and harassment.

Jay-Z, Diddy, Nas, and Kendrick Lamar are hip-hop’s biggest earners according to ‘Forbes’

 Forbes has released its annual list of hip-hop's biggest earners and we were surprised by...
Beats by Drevideo

Beats by Dre joining with the NBA in new business partnership

 Beats by Dre and the NBA announced they have teamed up to make the popular...
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‘We simply cannot stand by silently’: Denim brand Levi teams up with gun control group

 It's a brand that has been associated with the Old West and cowboy shootouts, but...